Movie will be screened on 6 May 2018 (Sunday) at 5PM in Santa Monica Aero Theatre (1328 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403). Screening is presented by the Consulate General of Lithuania in Los Angeles. Tickets: https://goo.gl/JHhQJm
On February 16, 2018, Los Angeles International Airport will congratulate Lithuania with a centennial and for the first time will be lit in the colors of Lithuania's flag. Visitors and guests of one of the busiest airports in the world will see LAX Gateway Pylons glowing in yellow, green and red from the sunset of February 16 until the sunrise of February 17.
"City of Los Angeles is joining the celebration of the restored and modern Lithuania. It is both an important simbolical gesture and a nice gift for approxmatelly 10.000 Lithuanians who live here" - says Darius Gaidys, Consul General in Los Angeles.
13th of January in Lithuania is commemorated as the Day of the Defenders of Freedom. On the tragic 13th of January in 1991, freedom of the Republic of Lithuania was defended against the brutal Soviet aggression. It was the day of an immense sacrifice and unity. The Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuania in Los Angeles lit the candles in a memory of those who lost their lives. This initiative is organized by the International Commission for the Evaluation of the Nazi and Soviet Occupation Regimes in Lithuania.
Jurgis Didžiulis visited the Consulate General of Lithuania in Los Angeles and presented his project "To Be LT" - in search of global Lithuanian identity. It is a community-building pilgrimage that explores and documents what it means “to be Lithuanian” to those living abroad far from Lithuania.
Don't miss Los Angeles Lithuanian Days Fair 2017 (LT Days) on 30 September - 1 October. This annual event is organized by Los Angeles Lithuanian Community since 1986. It celebrates Lithuanian pride, heritage, culture, art and history. Official website: http://ltdays.com. Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1781635498530960